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gre words 2
maverick
pejorative
esoteric
disseminate
noun: someone who exhibits great independence in thought and…
adjective: expressing disapproval ... Synonyms : dislogistic , d…
adjective: confined to and understandable by only an enlighte…
verb: cause to become widely known... Synonyms : broadcast , cir…
maverick
noun: someone who exhibits great independence in thought and…
pejorative
adjective: expressing disapproval ... Synonyms : dislogistic , d…
GRE Word list 2
abscond
absolute
absolve
abstain
Depart secretly and hide
adj. complete; totally unlimited; certain
(v.) to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt, forgive
(v) hold back, refrain (especially from something bad or unhe…
abscond
Depart secretly and hide
absolute
adj. complete; totally unlimited; certain
GRE WORDS 2
incisive
predilection
obscure
perfidy
adjective: having or demonstrating ability to recognize or dr…
noun: a strong liking... Monte had a predilection for the fine…
verb: make unclear... On the Smith's drive through the Grand C…
noun: an act of deliberate betrayal; a breach of a trust... Su…
incisive
adjective: having or demonstrating ability to recognize or dr…
predilection
noun: a strong liking... Monte had a predilection for the fine…
GRE Word list 2
Abhor
Abdicate
Abate
Abjure
(V.) detest, hate
(v.) to resign, formally give up an office or a duty; to diso…
reduce or diminish... (v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.;…
(v.) Give up formally, repudiate, recant, shun
Abhor
(V.) detest, hate
Abdicate
(v.) to resign, formally give up an office or a duty; to diso…
GRE Common Words 2
Abate
Accolade
Adulation
Aesthetic
to lessen in intensity or degree
an expression of praise
excessive praise; intense adoration
dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or the be…
Abate
to lessen in intensity or degree
Accolade
an expression of praise
70 terms
GRE Words 2
Laconic
Solicitous
Loquacious
Proponent
style of speaking or writing that uses only a few words; only…
showing interest and concern
a person who talks a lot, often about stuff only they find in…
someone in favor of something
Laconic
style of speaking or writing that uses only a few words; only…
Solicitous
showing interest and concern
60 terms
Franklin GRE 3861 words 2
broach
brusque
bulwark
burgeon
bring up a topic of conversation... I don't know how to — the su…
curt, rough and abrupt in manner... His secretary was rather — w…
fortification... My savings were to be a — against unemployment
sprout or flourish... Love — between them
broach
bring up a topic of conversation... I don't know how to — the su…
brusque
curt, rough and abrupt in manner... His secretary was rather — w…
Franklin GRE 3861 words 2
broach
brusque
bulwark
burgeon
bring up a topic of conversation... I don't know how to — the su…
curt, rough and abrupt in manner... His secretary was rather — w…
fortification... My savings were to be a — against unemployment
sprout or flourish... Love — between them
broach
bring up a topic of conversation... I don't know how to — the su…
brusque
curt, rough and abrupt in manner... His secretary was rather — w…
123 terms
GRE GRE GRE 2
gauch
galvanize
impart
punitive
(adj.) awkward, lacking in social graces, tactless, clumsy... ha…
To startle into sudden activity
make (information) known; communicate.... "teachers had a duty t…
it seems punitive to me.... Inflicting or aiming at punishment
gauch
(adj.) awkward, lacking in social graces, tactless, clumsy... ha…
galvanize
To startle into sudden activity
63 terms
GRE WORDS TO STUDY 2
arcane
euphony
strident
punctilious
secret or mysterious : known or understood by only a few peop…
1) pleasing or sweet sound; especially : the acoustic effect…
1) sounding harsh and unpleasant... 2) expressing opinions or cr…
very careful about behaving properly and doing things in a co…
arcane
secret or mysterious : known or understood by only a few peop…
euphony
1) pleasing or sweet sound; especially : the acoustic effect…
46 terms
GRE Word Groups: 2
Acerbic
Acidulous
Acrimonious
Asperity
Biting (as in wit or temperament)
Biting (as in wit or temperament)
Biting (as in wit or temperament)
Biting (as in wit or temperament)
Acerbic
Biting (as in wit or temperament)
Acidulous
Biting (as in wit or temperament)
GRE Word 2
Abdicate
abnegate
cede
relinquish
1... to give up (as a position of authority) formally <the revol…
1... to give up (as a position of authority) formally <abnegated…
1... to give (something) over to the control or possession of an…
1... to give (something) over to the control or possession of an…
Abdicate
1... to give up (as a position of authority) formally <the revol…
abnegate
1... to give up (as a position of authority) formally <abnegated…
106 terms
GRE WORDS 2
Accede
Cessation
Concede
Incessant
To yield to a demand, to enter office
A temporary, complete discontinuance
To admit
Without stopping
Accede
To yield to a demand, to enter office
Cessation
A temporary, complete discontinuance
13 terms
GRE 2 words
proscribe
aver
inured to
dilapidated
запрещать forbid, esp. by law: strikes remained ***ed in the…
утверждать... state or assert to be the case: [ with clause ] :…
accustom (someone) to something, esp. something unpleasant: t…
ветхий... (of a building or object) in a state of disrepair or r…
proscribe
запрещать forbid, esp. by law: strikes remained ***ed in the…
aver
утверждать... state or assert to be the case: [ with clause ] :…
100 terms
GRE Word List 2
Acrid
Boorish
Cynical
Epistle
Sharp; Pungent (used of smells and tastes)
Ill-mannered
Believing that people only act out of selfish motives
A letter (form of communication)
Acrid
Sharp; Pungent (used of smells and tastes)
Boorish
Ill-mannered
30 terms
gre words 2
inexorable
gossamer
chortle
gall
impossible to stop or prevent
characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy
laugh merrily
the trait of being rude and impertinent
inexorable
impossible to stop or prevent
gossamer
characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy
20 terms
GRE Words 2
Abrasive
assail
detractor
foreboding
to "abrase" one's thigh with hand, scrap over that thigh, you…
assault emotionally or physically, an assaulting Tale = assail
someone who always finds faults in your work. Puneet, Misra.…
fore - (before) + boding - (bad happening) , feeling of evil/…
Abrasive
to "abrase" one's thigh with hand, scrap over that thigh, you…
assail
assault emotionally or physically, an assaulting Tale = assail
50 terms
GRE Words 2
IMPECUNIOUS
LACERATION
TIDBIT
OBLIQUE
not having enough money to pay for necessities, penniless
Slash, tear
a small tasty bit of food
indirect or purposely misleading
IMPECUNIOUS
not having enough money to pay for necessities, penniless
LACERATION
Slash, tear
100 terms
GRE Word list 2
acrid
boorish
cynical
epistle
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tastes)
ill-mannered
believing that people act out of selfish motives
a letter (form of communication)
acrid
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tastes)
boorish
ill-mannered
2,000 terms
gre word list-2
n glower
s scowl
n glut
n glutinous
scowl; glare; look or stare angrily
frown angrily; N: angry frown
overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess;…
sticky; viscous; gluey
n glower
scowl; glare; look or stare angrily
s scowl
frown angrily; N: angry frown
106 terms
GRE words 2
contort
idylls
as though
rambble
to twist into an unusual appearance or shape... Whereas the inc…
a simple poem or other piece of writing that describes peacef…
as if
1. to move aimlessly from place to place... 2. to talk or write…
contort
to twist into an unusual appearance or shape... Whereas the inc…
idylls
a simple poem or other piece of writing that describes peacef…
26 terms
GRE Words Group 2
Abscond
Aberrant
Alacrity
Anomaly
to depart clandestinely, to seal off and hide
deviating from the norm
eager and enthusiastic willingness
deviation from the norm, abnormal
Abscond
to depart clandestinely, to seal off and hide
Aberrant
deviating from the norm
65 terms
5lb GRE Words 2
acerbic
doyenne
bon mots
apportion
Sharp, biting, usually said of wit
(female) Respected, prominent person in a specific field
Witty remark, quip
To allocate, distribute, allot
acerbic
Sharp, biting, usually said of wit
doyenne
(female) Respected, prominent person in a specific field
106 terms
GRE Study Words #2
insouciance
utility
profundity
insensible
blithe lack of concern; nonchalance.
Ability or capacity of a good or service to be useful and giv…
great depth of intellect, feeling, or meaning
Incapable of feeling; unconscious, unaware
insouciance
blithe lack of concern; nonchalance.
utility
Ability or capacity of a good or service to be useful and giv…
77 terms
random gre words 2
acquitted
apogee
apocryphate
abstruse
free someone from criminal charges
highest point of development
doubtful
difficult to understand
acquitted
free someone from criminal charges
apogee
highest point of development
113 terms
GRE Hit Parade 2
Abate
Accolade
Adulation
Aesthetic
(v) To lessen in intensity or degree.
(n) An expression of praise.
(n) Excessive praise; intense adoration.
(adj) Dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or…
Abate
(v) To lessen in intensity or degree.
Accolade
(n) An expression of praise.
30 terms
GRE Words 2
dispatch
perquisite
staid
dilapidated
the property of being prompt and efficient
a right reserved exclusively by a particular person or group
characterized by dignity and propriety
in terrible condition
dispatch
the property of being prompt and efficient
perquisite
a right reserved exclusively by a particular person or group
GRE Word List 2
Plaintiff
Replete
Tangible
Abrogate
petitioner (in court of law)
full
can be touched
cancel; deny; repeal
Plaintiff
petitioner (in court of law)
Replete
full
60 terms
GRE Word List 2
adversity
advocacy
aesthetic
affable
poverty; misfortune... We must learn to meet adversity graceful…
support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something... N…
artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautif…
easily approachable; warmly friendly... Accustomed to cold, alo…
adversity
poverty; misfortune... We must learn to meet adversity graceful…
advocacy
support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something... N…
461 terms
GRE Group Words 2
compendium
cursory
terse
apace
Abbreviated Communication... brief, comprehensive summary
Abbreviated Communication... Hasty, not thorough
Abbreviated Communication... Brief and to the point
Act Quickly ... act quickly
compendium
Abbreviated Communication... brief, comprehensive summary
cursory
Abbreviated Communication... Hasty, not thorough
GRE vocabulary words 2
Myopic
Exacting
Exalt
Implacable
lacking foresight or imagination
requiring/demanding accuracy
praise or glorify
incapable of making less angry or hostile... Win or lose, the c…
Myopic
lacking foresight or imagination
Exacting
requiring/demanding accuracy
61 terms
GRE VOCAB WORDS (2)
Cacophony
The junior high orchestra created an a…
Candid
The observations of a child can be cha…
harsh, jarring noise
cacophony
impartial and honest in speech
candid
Cacophony
harsh, jarring noise
The junior high orchestra created an a…
cacophony
10 terms
GRE Words 2
Polemical
Equivocate
Timorous
Brevity
Causing debate or argument
Speak vaguely or to avoid telling the truth
Cowardly or fearful
To be brief
Polemical
Causing debate or argument
Equivocate
Speak vaguely or to avoid telling the truth
31 terms
GRE Words 2
credulous
enshroud
haughtiness
lachrymose
gullible
cover
arrogance; pride
tearful; sad
credulous
gullible
enshroud
cover
215 terms
GRE Words 1+2
Aberration
Abscond
Austere
Abhor
(n.) a deviation away from the normal or from what is morally…
(v.) to go away and escape a place secretly.... The person with…
(adj.) 1. Strictly severe.... (adj.) 2. Very solemn and serious.…
(v.) To hate strongly.... I abhor the ***** with abs! Hate him…
Aberration
(n.) a deviation away from the normal or from what is morally…
Abscond
(v.) to go away and escape a place secretly.... The person with…
50 terms
GRE New Words 2
Devolve
Apportioned
Demonize
Dismiss
V. Pass on or delegate... Danny does not know how to devolve tas…
V. Divide and allocate... The CEO apportioned parts of the comp…
V. To portray as wicked and threatening... Mom demonizes the ga…
V. To send away; treat as unworthy... Evelyn dismissed my comme…
Devolve
V. Pass on or delegate... Danny does not know how to devolve tas…
Apportioned
V. Divide and allocate... The CEO apportioned parts of the comp…
Gre Word list 2
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tas…
ill-mannered
believing that people act only out of…
a letter (form of communication
acrid
boorish
cynical
epistle
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tas…
acrid
ill-mannered
boorish
GRE words 2
flippant
juggernaut
elude
base
not showing respect
unstoppable force
fail to be grasped
without principles
flippant
not showing respect
juggernaut
unstoppable force
25 terms
GRE words 2
Raft
Involved
Retiring
Expansive
In large numbers
Complicated, confusing
Shy, reserved
Talkative, generous
Raft
In large numbers
Involved
Complicated, confusing
45 terms
Top GRE Words Pt. 2
desultory
diatribe
diffident
dilate
jumping from one thing to another; disconnected
an abusive, condemnatory speech
lacking self-confidence
to make larger; to expand
desultory
jumping from one thing to another; disconnected
diatribe
an abusive, condemnatory speech
GRE Words Pt. 2
Abate
Accolade
Adulation
Aesthetic
To lessen in intensity or degree
An expression of praise
Excessive praise; intense adoration
Dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or the be…
Abate
To lessen in intensity or degree
Accolade
An expression of praise
32 terms
GRE words 2
reprobate
prurient
blandishments
officious
depraved
having lustful thoughts
speech that flatters or coaxes
objectionably offering ones unwanted services
reprobate
depraved
prurient
having lustful thoughts
101 terms
GRE Words 2
Alacrity
Burgeon
Deleterious
Euphemism
eagerness; enthusiasm; quickness
grow; flourish; put forth new shoots
harmful
a polite phrase to cover something unpleasant
Alacrity
eagerness; enthusiasm; quickness
Burgeon
grow; flourish; put forth new shoots
25 terms
GRE Words 2
abscond
clandestine
aberrant
alacrity
to steal off and hide
kept secret or done secretively
deviating from the norm
eager and enthusiastic willingness
abscond
to steal off and hide
clandestine
kept secret or done secretively
GRE Word List 2
acrid
boorish
cynical
epistle
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tastes)
ill-mannered
believing that people act only out of selfish motives
a letter (form of communication)
acrid
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tastes)
boorish
ill-mannered
25 terms
GRE Words 2
Slake
Repose
Eulogy
Nascent
to calm down or moderate
rexlation; leisure
speech in praise of someone
starting to develop; coming into existence
Slake
to calm down or moderate
Repose
rexlation; leisure
50 terms
GRE Words 2
impugn
acrimony
sinecure
gainsay
to call into question; to attack verbally
(n.) bitterness, discord
(n.) a position requiring little or no work; an easy job
to deny, dispute, or contradict.
impugn
to call into question; to attack verbally
acrimony
(n.) bitterness, discord
GRE common word 2
Deferential
Concede
Banal
Chortle
(adj)Show your respect- ex: in asian countries, it's very cri…
1/(Verb)Admit (to do wrong thing - ex: I conceded I haven't h…
(adj)Repeated too often. Overfamiliar due to overused... Ex: I'm…
(Verb)Chuckle, laughing hard... Ex: i dont know why the whole cl…
Deferential
(adj)Show your respect- ex: in asian countries, it's very cri…
Concede
1/(Verb)Admit (to do wrong thing - ex: I conceded I haven't h…
20 terms
GRE words 2
Obsequious
Vestigial
Derivative
Sanguine
obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree.
forming a very small remnant of something that was once much…
(typically of an artist or work of art) imitative of the work…
optimistic or positive, especially in an apparently bad or di…
Obsequious
obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree.
Vestigial
forming a very small remnant of something that was once much…
100 terms
Manhattan GRE words 2
sincerity
fabulists
thieves
quibblers
the quality of being open and truthful
a teller of fables, liar
people who steal
someone who raises annoying petty objections,... a disputant who…
sincerity
the quality of being open and truthful
fabulists
a teller of fables, liar
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